un·​pub·​li·​cized | \ ˌən-ˈpə-blə-ˌsīzd How to pronounce unpublicized (audio) \

Definition of unpublicized

: not brought to the public's attention : not publicized an unpublicized appearance/event

Examples of unpublicized in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Flight records reveal Russian Air Force jets making unpublicized trips to and from that city. Jon Swaine, Washington Post, 23 May 2022 But his original confession along with what authorities said are White's knowledge of unpublicized details of the killing leave Williams fairly certain police had his mother's killer. Eliott C. Mclaughlin, CNN, 8 May 2022 The arrival of unaccompanied minors has brought local and national attention as state lawmakers demand answers for the unannounced, unpublicized transportation of migrant children. Fox News, 30 Dec. 2021 Ransomware attacks on small U.S. companies, local governments, schools and hospitals are commonplace and unpublicized and often end with the authorities telling the targets to pay. Daniel Henninger, WSJ, 19 Jan. 2022 This required him to renege on a smaller deal that would have included his wife, and Durfee was so upset with his maneuvering that the couple drifted into an unpublicized separation. Michael Schulman, The New Yorker, 4 Oct. 2021 At the February meeting of the UT System Board of Regents, UTSA and Traylor reached an unpublicized agreement to add an extra year to his contract. Greg Luca, San Antonio Express-News, 29 Sep. 2021 Directed by Erin Lee Carr and featuring journalist Jenny Eliscu, the film examines the level of control held over Spears by her father, Jamie Spears, and exposes several previously unpublicized attempts by the singer to break free over the years. Emily Zemler, Rolling Stone, 28 Sep. 2021 In 2008, pop culture icons Beyoncé and Jay-Z reportedly jetted to Arizona for their honeymoon after an unpublicized wedding ceremony in New York. Kimi Robinson, The Arizona Republic, 27 Sep. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unpublicized

1855, in the meaning defined above

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“Unpublicized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unpublicized. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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